electric power in
South America

To decode the letters for the plugs and sockets, see www.power-plugs-sockets.com.

Nation Freq.
(Hz)
Phases Nominal
voltage
No. of
wires
Plugs & sockets
Argentina 50 1, 3 220/380 2, 4 C, I
Buenos Aires and a number of other cities also provide: direct NA 220/440 2, 3  
Aruba 60 1, 3 127/220 2, 3, 4  
Lago Colony 60 1 115/230 2, 3  
Bolivia 50 1, 3 220/380 3, 4  
La Paz, Oruro, Viacha 50 1, 3 115/230 2, 3  
Cobija, Guayaramerin, Riberalta, Trinidad 50 1, 3 230/400 2, 3  
Brazil 60 1, 3 127/220 2, 3, 4  
big list here!!!!!          
Chile 50 1, 3 220/380 2, 3, 4  
Colombia 60 1, 3 110/220 2, 3, 4  
Duitama, Honda 60 1, 3 120/208 2, 3, 4  
Sogomosa 60 1, 3 120/240 2, 3, 4  
Bogota (some older parts) 60 1, 3 150/260 2, 3, 4  
Ecuador 60 1, 3 127/220 2, 3, 4  
Quito and most cities also provide 60 1, 3 120/208 2, 3, 4  
Esmeraldas, Guaranda, and Guayquil provide 64. In addition to 66 and 67,          
Latacunga 60 1, 3 120/208 2, 3, 4  
Riobamba 60 1, 3 110/220 2, 3, 4  
  60 1, 3 127/220 2, 3, 4  
French Guiana 50 1, 3 220/380 2, 3, 4  
Guadaloupe 50 1, 3 220/380 2, 3, 4  
Guyana 60 1, 3 110/220 2, 3, 4  
Georgetown 50 1, 3 110/220 2, 3, 4  
Paraguay 50 1, 3 220/380 2, 4  
Peru 60 1, 3 220 2, 3  
Talara 60 1, 3 110/220 2, 3  
Arequipa 50 1, 3 220 2, 3  
Surinam 60 1, 3 127/220 2, 3, 4  
Uruguay 50 1, 3 220 2, 3  
Venezuela 60 1, 3 120/208 3, 4  

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